Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Geneviève Villamizar

This month on Living Permaculture, we take a gleaning trip with UpRoot Colorado to Rock Bottom Ranch for a lettuce harvest benefitting Lift-Up food pantries.

Wildlands Network

On February 26 and 27, Wilderness Workshop and ACES hosted Wildlands Network biologists Myles Traphagen and Mirna Manteca to discuss the environmental impacts of President Trump's border wall. Here we present Myles' presentation at Carbondale Middle School. For Mirna's presentation, click here.

Thursday Community Calendar

Jan 9, 2020
Dr. Lauryn Benedict

Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, January 9th, underwritten by Basalt Regional Library, a safe and welcoming space providing access to tools, programs, and information that nurture lifelong learning. For the list of today's events, like Naturalist Nights at the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, click on the headline.

Tuesday Community Calendar

Jan 7, 2020
The Collective Snowmass

Here’s your community calendar for Tuesday, January 7, underwritten by Basalt Regional Library, a safe and welcoming space providing access to tools, programs, and information that nurture lifelong learning. For the list of today's events, like Wild Perspectives presented by Aspen Center for Environmental Studies at The Collective Snowmass, click on the headline…

Aspen Art Museum

Senior Curator at the Aspen Art Museum Max Weintraub stopped by Express Yourself to give insight into the Abraham Cruzvillegas exhibition Hi, how are you, Gonzo? Andrea Aust and Phebe Meyers, representing the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, shared about their corresponding community activation.

Wednesday Community Calendar

Nov 6, 2019
Aspen Art Museum

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, November 6th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like an art activation with Aspen Center for Environmental Studies at the Aspen Art Museum, click on the headline.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Carbondale's Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Annie Worley. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Beatriz Soto. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Carbondale's Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Mona Newton. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Carbondale's Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Mona Newton. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Carbondale's Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Mona Newton. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency (CORE), Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflected their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. Each week through September, KDNK will air a story from this event. First, we hear from KDNK Public Affairs host Bill Kight.

Thursday Community Calendar

Jun 27, 2019
Dru!, Flickr

Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, June 27th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like a lecture on forest bathing presented by ACES at Hallam Lake, click on the headline...

Rev Lennox Yearwood Jr.

Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, June 20th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For a list of today's events like Hip Hop Caucus leader, The Reverend Lennox Yearwood Jr. discussing climate change as a civil rights issue follow the headline...

 

Courtesy Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

One of the oldest captive Golden Eagles in the world, well-known to Aspen Center for Environmental Studies visitors, passed away recently. KDNK spoke with Naturalist Director Jim Kravitz, who was the bird's handler for many years, about working with her.

Wednesday Community Calendar

May 8, 2019
ACES

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, May 8th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like Dr. Jessica Tierney's lecture: Earth’s Climate Trajectory, Past and Future at ACES, click on the headline.

ACES

The man who died in an avalanche above Aspen Monday is being remembered as a talented educator who had a deep understanding of environmental science. 48-year old Arin Trook was the Education Director at the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies. In a statement, CEO Chris Lane said “This organization will forever be inspired by his work and his commitment to community, diversity, and family.” Trook leaves behind a wife and two children. ACES has set up two ways to support them.

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Here’s your community calendar for Saturday, October 13th underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of today's events like Aspen Center for Environmental Studies Harvest Party at Rock Bottom Ranch follow the headline...

Wednesday Community Calendar

Jun 20, 2018
Adam Cayton-Holland

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday,June 6th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of todays events like Comedy Night at Marble Bar Aspen featuring Adam Cayton-Holland follow the headline...

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Here’s your community calendar for Monday, April 23rd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of todyay's events like Astronomy Night at ACES Hallam Lake follow the headline...

Sarah Uhl

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, January 10th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. Sopris Liquor and Wine carries local and imported spirits, beer, and wine. For a list of today's events like Potbelly Perspectives with Sarah Uhl follow the headline...

AHS Students Talk Rock Bottom Ranch

Oct 12, 2016

Ninth grade students at Aspen High School researched environmental issues and local environmental organizations to create announcements and share with the community.

AHS Boys Talk About ACES

Oct 11, 2016

Ninth grade students at Aspen High School researched environmental issues and local environmental organizations to create announcements to share with the community

AHS Girls Talk About ACES

Oct 11, 2016

Ninth grade students at Aspen High School researched environmental issues and local environmental organizations to create announcements to share the community.